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Join us on Thursday January 26, 2017 for Recycling Advocates’ annual volunteer gathering! We will share updates on our BYOC campaign and strategize the next phase, and discuss volunteer opportunities over the next few months. Wine, beer and snacks will be provided. Save the date! More details will be posted soon.
Thanks to Nectar Cafe PDX for joining the Bring Your Own Cup Campaign! Table tents have been delivered for display near the condiment station. Please support their great coffee bar and vegetarian/vegan food options in the Hollywood district in NE Portland. Close to the old theater, and behind the US Bank. I personally like the […]
Here’s a reminder to RSVP for Recycling Advocates’ Annual Meeting on September 14th at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. * Agenda coming soon, including Coffee Cup Reduction campaign updates * Meet our new board members. The event is free and open to all Recycling Advocates members and friends. What: Recycling Advocates Annual Meeting 2016 When: […]
They’re here! Our awesome stainless steel coffee cups with our logo have arrived! The cups are sponsored by our friends at Rooster! They ordered 96 cups for us to give out at tabling events. They also updated our logo into a vector-format, to make it better for printing on the cups. Rooster is a website […]
As a husband, businessman, volunteer and activist, Don Waggoner was renowned for his broad range of work — from pioneering the nation’s first “bottle bill” to saving a community center in Northeast Portland. But his friends, colleagues and loved ones say that his generosity and modesty will be remembered above all else. Waggoner died at […]
The updated website is now live as of April 3rd. We changed the site to a new platform, that will make it easier to update, and will allow for more functionality. The key enhancements of the site are: Coffee cup reduction campaign Pledge to reduce coffee cup usage Recent news/posts Other ways to help RA […]
When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as the regular Amazon.com website, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. There is no cost to you! You can now select Recycling Advocates as […]
A slogan has been selected at the March Board of Directors meeting for the latest campaign, reducing the number of disposable (single use) coffee cups. “Choose to Reuse” was selected over other popular slogans for the following reasons: Generic enough that it could be used for different campaigns in the future Was more positive than […]
Recycling Advocates is now listed in the Community Rewards program at Fred Meyer. Whenever you use your Rewards Card when shopping at Freddy’s, you will be helping us earn a donation. Follow these instructions to select Recycling Advocates, and link it to your Rewards Card. The best part, there is no cost to you! Learn more […]